Windsor Sonoma Chardonnay Russian River Valley 2009
Aromas of lemongrass, honey and citrus, with a whiff of minerality; on the palate, tropical fruit flavors blend with a touch of judicious French oak. Creamy, smooth texture, well-balanced acidity with vanilla and citrus in balance. The fruit was picked at optimum maturity for a detectable richness. Drink now through 2010.
Nice Russian River Chardonnay, a bit on the creamy side with some apricot, slight hint of butterscotch, decent balance with a medium finish. There was just a touch of sweetness when it warmed up that was just a little bit off putting.
Food Pairings for Windsor Sonoma Chardonnay Russian River Valley
An elegant, clean Chardonnay, displaying crisp citrus characteristics, complemented by lush tropical notes. Given the sur lies aging, there's a pleasant creamy texture on the palate. This wine also possesses a pleasing mineral quality, unique to the Russian River Valley. We're confident you'll enjoy this wine with fish, white meats and salads, but you'll discover it's lovely all by itself!
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